- Associated Press - Saturday, May 14, 2016

FOREST, Va. (AP) - Authorities say a tree service worker has died in Virginia after being crushed by the wheel of an industrial truck.

The Lynchburg News & Advance reports (https://bit.ly/1qkBbQh ) that the incident happened Friday in Bedford County.

Officials say the man was doing clearing trees on private property when he was struck and killed by a company truck. The man’s name has not been released.

Authorities say investigations are being conducted by the medical examiner’s office and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration.

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Information from: The News & Advance, https://www.newsadvance.com/

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